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Genus: Leuchtenbergia  [ Cactaceae ]

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Leuchtenbergia principis

The monospecific genus "Leuchtenbergia " is named in honour of the Prince Eugène de Beauharnais (1781-1824), Duke of Leuchtenberg. who was the son of  Empress Josephine and stepson of  Napoleon Bonepart.
 


 


 

 

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